Of Stones, Pebbles and Sand. What are the Stones in your Life?

nil conscire sibi, nulla pallescere culpa

I came across this story (and several other versions of it) a couple of years back and it struck me hard. I am sure my friend, Zaoxiang, would like this story because it brings across the same message as the movie “Click”.

I hope you will spend a little time to read this.  Here goes:

One day, an old professor of the School of Public Management in France, was invited to lecture on the topic of  “Efficient Time Management” in front of a group of 15 executive managers representing the largest, most successful companies in America.  The lecture was one in a series of 5 lectures conducted in one day, and the old professor was given 1 hr to lecture.

Standing in front of this group of elite managers, who were willing to write down every word that would come out of the famous professor’s mouth, the professor slowly met eyes with each manager, one…

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